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Related Regions: Colorado, United States, Denver, North America, Boulder

Overview

Located just 21 miles west of Boulder and 46 miles from Denver, Eldora is the backyard mountain for Boulder County and Colorado’s northern Front Range. From mellow beginner terrain to thrilling steeps and glades, Eldora has terrain for every type of skier and rider, including world-class Woodward terrain parks and learning progressions.

With its combination of proximity, fantastic learning terrain, low-key family-friendly vibe, and lesson programs for kids and adults, Eldora is known widely as Colorado's BEST PLACE TO LEARN. Eldora also offers uphill-skiing access, plus 42 kilometers of Nordic and snowshoeing trails. Plus, Eldora boasts easy, affordable public transportation from anywhere in the Denver metro region straight to its high-speed, six-person Alpenglow chairlift. Check out RTD's N Route for up-to-date fare and schedule info. Eldora is part of the POWDR Adventure Lifestyle Co. portfolio. For more, visit Eldora.com.

 

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Elevation

  • 10600ft
    Summit
  • 1400ft
    Vertical Drop
  • 9200ft
    Base

Lifts

  • 0
  • 0
  • 1
  • 0
  • 2
  • 1
  • 3
  • 3
  • 10
    Total

Terrain

  • Beginner Runs

    18%

  • Intermediate Runs

    43%

  • Advanced Runs

    18%

  • Expert Runs

    20%

  • Runs

    65

  • Terrain Parks

    3

  • Longest Run

    3 mi

  • Skiable Terrain

    680 ac

  • Snow Making

    680 ac

More Info

Ski and snowboard rental, four restaurants and bar at area. Group and private lessons for all ability levels. There's even an Avalanche School that introduces recreational backcountry users to managing travel in avalanche terrain. Multi-day instructional programs are available. 100 percent snowmaking. Two Mountain Sports stores feature clothing and accessories.

Important Dates

  • Projected OpeningProjected Closing11/07/201804/14/2019
  • Days Open Last Year
    147
  • Projected Days Open
    150
  • Years Open
    56
  • Average Snowfall
    311"

Best Eldora Mountain Resort Hotels

55 Lakeview Drive Nederland, 80466
Hotel
* Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.
Lodge
23942 Hwy 119 Nederland, 80466
Hotel
* Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.

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Latest News

3 Colorado Ski Resorts to Open Early for 18/19 ©Casey Day, Loveland Ski Area

3 Colorado Ski Resorts to Open Early for 18/19

Colorado will add to its growing list of open ski resorts with Eldora, Keystone and Breckenridge opening ahead of schedule this Wednes...

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Eldora Mountain Resort Reviews

arnlars
20th October 20185
Having grown up in Boulder, I have been skiing (Lake) Eldora since the early '70s. Obviously, the best thing about Eldora is...Full review
Matthew
3rd April 20183
This was my first season going to eldora. I have to say that this mountain is just ok. 650 A/C of trails...Full review
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